Making a rose infused hand salve takes me back many years through the strong connections plants create.
Simple acts of gardening allow us to not just nurture our plants but also ourselves, both physically and emotionally. There are so many ways, here are a few.
If like me you find reassurance, calm and restoration among plants and trees then you'll know how real that connection is. That thing you're feeling is biophilia.
I once heard a chef on Radio 4 say that to make pesto you can use any green herb, any nuts and any cheese. With windowsill herbs and cupboard ingredients, here goes!